Now a days there are many social networking sites that allow the user to share their photos i-e Facebook, Twitter, Flicker, Whatsapp, Viber, tango, Instagram and many more. Instagram is one of the famous apps on mobile that allows you to share photos or videos by applying variety of flitters on them. It’s basically a photo sharing app. The users need to create account on instagram or connect it with your existing Facebook id. The trend of instagram was started in back 2010 and till now it is consisting of millions of users worldwide.
Instagram is only available for IOS, Android, and Windows for free. It is also available on computer but users can not upload or share photos or video they can only view it. This app is famous because of its simplicity and you can directly share pictures to other social accounts. The other core feature of instagram is its amazing filters option which makes the dull boring pictures more interesting and unique.
Instagram app is full of creativity but after the growing number of users instagram is facing some issues. Many users came across error which popped up with a message on screen “Unfortunately instagram has stopped working”. And you get two options, report it or ok and if you click on ok it will close the app. The users don’t need to worry about it follow some simple steps to fix this issue.
Possible solutions for unfortunately Instagram has stopped error
1) Restart your phone
2) Clear data and Cache
3) Reinstall Instagram app
Method 1: Restart your phone
Whenever you face this issue “Unfortunately instagram has stopped working “just restart your mobile and open instagram again. The problem will be fixed.
Method 2: Clear data and Cache
Even after restarting you phone the same problem arises again and again then “Clear data” and “clear cache” by following these instructions.
Step 1: Go to the Settings option.
Step 2: Tap on the Application Manager option.
Step 3: Select All application by swipe to left,
Step 4: Tap on instagram and
Step5: Then tap on clear cache and clear data.
Step 6: Now go back to home screen.
Method 3: Reinstall Instagram app
Even after clearing the cache and data still it displays the same message then reinstall instagram app
Step 1: Go to Settings option.
Step 2: Tap on the Application Manager.
Step 3: All tab
Step 4: Search for instagram and uninstall it.
Step 5: After this restart your phone and then connect it with internet connection and go to Google play store or App store to download instagram again. Now launch the app again it will be free of errors.
Note: Before uninstalling instagram check for app updates in Google play store or App store. It will also fix the problems.